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Head to Bridge Street and Magdalane Street in Cambridge for fashion boutiques, jewellery and inviting eateries, crossing The Cam as you pass between the two roads and making the most of this pretty Quayside. Christ’s Lane is home to fashion favourites and just a short stroll from The Grafton which boasts over 60 stores. The Grand Arcade, in the heart of Cambridge, is the leading shopping destination for the city, we’re sure you’ll be pleased to find that John Lewis still has a home here. 8 Nov from £17.50pp.

The open-air market in Norwich features an exciting mix of quality local food set beneath traditional colourful stalls whilst the modern Castle Quarter building hosts over 60 exciting spots for high-street shopping, eating and leisure. After exploring the independent shops and pavement cafés in the Cathedral Quarter you might want to make your way to The Lanes for more of the same. 9 Nov from £29.50pp.

For something different head to Belvoir's Engine Yard Shopping Village - a unique retail spot housed in carefully restored red brick estate buildings and home to local food, drink and artisan outlets. 16 Nov from £36.50pp including castle entry during a very regency Christmas at Belvoir.

Birmingham’s Frankfurt Market and Christmas in Cathedral Square will both be bursting with locally made crafts and gifts! The Bullring is packed with all your favourite brands under one iconic roof whilst the Mailbox oozes design with high-end shopping and luxury bars! A little further past the hive of the Frankfurt Market you’ll find The Jewellery Quarter where over 40% of British jewellery is made! 18 Nov from £22.50pp.

Rushden Lakes is Northampton's premier leisure destination, here you can shop, eat and explore amongst the surroundings of a calming nature reserve. 22 Nov from £17.50pp.

Expect a lively atmosphere amongst the Alpine chalets that line York’s medieval streets offering up a unique blend of local products and warming tasty treats during their annual Christmas fair. Don't miss the nearby Shambles Market and Shambles Food Court too, where a combination of local traders and international street food create a feast for all! This year York Minster brings you The Winter Village which hosts several wooden cabins offering food, drinks, gifts and the perfect place to sit and admire the view under heated and covered tables. 26 Nov from £32.50pp.

Oh and don't miss Black Friday sale shopping at Grantham's Boundary Outlet! 29 Nov from £17.50pp.

And, after nearly two years of travel restrictions what better gift could you give than a day out? We’re always happy to come up with gift ideas, let us know what your loved ones love and we’ll make some suggestions from our Great Days Out (don’t forget return travel is always included) but if you just can’t decide then opt for one of our vouchers. They’re available in any value and come presented in an attractive wallet. We’ll send them out first class with no delivery charge. Happy shopping for a happy Christmas.